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Gold-weight in the shape of an undulating line with incised knobs at both ends and an incised rectangle across the middle. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
1997/1.502
Gold-weight in the shape of a curved rod with three round protrusions on the wider end. The opposite end tapers into a rounded point. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Gold-weight
1900 – 1985
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
1997/1.510
Hand-held bell with a short handle ending in a loop. One side of the handle has a design of incised, diagonal lines. The top of the bell is decorated with horizontal grooves and the bottom edge is decorated with a grid-like design. 
Bell
1890 – 1910
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.39
A wide brass bracelet, decorated along the top and bottom edge with three rows of alternating diagonal lines between two wide, raised lines. 
Bracelet
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.43
A flat brass bracelet with two central circles. On each side there are alternating rows of a rope-like pattern and three incised grooves. 
Bracelet
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.44
A brass bracelet with a design of central concentric circles edged by triangles. On each side are incised horizontal grooves. Much of the design on the bracelet has worn away. 
Bracelet
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.45
A brass bracelet in the shape of a flattened double cone. There is no decoration on the bracelet, but much of the surface is scratched. 
Bracelet
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.48
Apron in the form of fiber fringe attached to a woven loop at the top. Over the fiber is rectangular red and white beadwork with a pattern of triangles and small dots. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.49
Apron with a fringe made of string, attached to three leather rods connected by three bands of metal. The bands of metal are decorated with orange and grey concentric circles. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.50
Cache-sexe in the form of a triangular piece of corrugated metal attached to a thin band across the top. Tied to the band with string is a thick fiber belt. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.57
Cache-sexe in the form a triangular piece of corrugated metal attached to a semi-circular band of metal. A belt made of what may be leather is attached to the semi-circular band of metal by a piece of string. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.58
Apron in the form of a long fiber fringe attached to a rectangular brass plate with geometric designs. 
Apron
1890 – 1920
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.59
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